It’s Friday! Events January 28, 2020: The Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s Anniversary Celebration and Freedom Award Dinner will take place in the Egyptian Ballroom of the Fox Theatre on Tuesday, January 28! Details to follow. Quotes of note “The real problem is that socialism makes things expensive. Why run buses when you can earn political favors by spending billions building rail lines? Why bother negotiating with unions when you can get their votes by agreeing to their demands for high pay and generous pensions? Why bother being efficient when you … Continue Reading →
Updates on energy and environment, education, and healthcare.
2017 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum ‘Wisdom, Justice, Transformation’ Date: Friday, October 13, 2017 Location: Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel and Convention Center 2450 Galleria Parkway; Atlanta, GA 30339 Time: 7:30-8 a.m. Coffee/Breakfast | 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Program Lunch included Register Now Here The entire event is open to the public, but registration is required. AGENDA 7:30 – 8:00 – Continental Breakfast 8:00 – 8:15 – Welcome 8:20 – 8:50 – Opening Presentation: Federal Tax Reform and What It Means for Georgia Jonathan Williams, Chief Economist and Vice President for the Center for State Fiscal Reform at the … Continue Reading →
Stay safe as Hurricane Irma approaches.
Regulation, regulation, regulation.
Save your seat by SUNDAY for the Early Bird Rate to our 25th Anniversary Celebration with John Stossel!
It’s Friday! Events August 22: The registration deadline is today! Sign up now to attend, “Across the Pond: A Policy Update,” the Foundation’s noon Policy Briefing Luncheon at Cobb County’s Georgian Club on Monday, August 22. The keynote speaker is British Consul General Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford. $35. Information here; register online here. Then and now: In 1991, when the Georgia Public Policy Foundation was founded, Georgia charter school enrollment was non-existent. Today (2015) there are 325,808 Georgia students enrolled in charter schools. The Foundation celebrates 25 years in Georgia in 2016. All year, we’re … Continue Reading →
Happy 25th birthday charter schools, 2017 health insurance costs, Medicare delays
Join the Foundation January 27, 2016 at our event celebrating National School Choice Week!
All you need to know about student-based budgeting for Georgia.
The Affordable Care Act: Many can’t afford premiums.
Just how does Georgia ensure that funding follows the student in ways that enable families to embrace education innovation?
Health care: Enrollments increase, but so do premiums.
Road diets, tanning taxes and charter school churls.
What’s the environmental impact of wind energy?
Join the Foundation in Savannah July 29, find out about education and school choice in 2016!
A Georgia charter school is No. 27 on the list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools!
In honor of National School Choice Week, a focus on school choice.
The state’s education spending has changed with the economy, not because of politics.
How much could telehealth save in health care costs?